Australian Rally History

by Tom Snooks

Classic Adelaide 2002 – 2005

Tom Snooks was Clerk of Course for Classic Adelaide from 2002 to 2005. 

Classic Adelaide promotional poster

Classic Adelaide 2002-2005 - An Event Overview

Pic - the 2004 event featured 6 Mercedes Benz 300 SL Gullwings from the US - among the 50 overseas entries.

cars at day 1 lunch

2002 Classic Adelaide

Pic - 2002 day 1 lunch in the Barossa Valley.

cars lined up for the start in 2003

2003 Classic Adelaide

Pic - Cars lined up outside the Adelaide Hilton Hotel to start the 2003 Classic Adelaide Rally

A lunchtime Parade of all the cars was conducted along William Street before the 2004 event.

2004 Classic Adelaide

Pic - A lunchtime parade along William Street before the 2004 event.

Day Four lunchbreak, with cars were parked amongst the olive trees

2005 Classic Adelaide

Pic - 2005 day four lunchbreak, with the cars were parked amongst the olive trees.

Officials inside rally headquarters

2002-2005 - The Volunteer Officials

Pic - inside Rally Headquarters